multifoil

multifoil

[muhl-tuh-foil] Architecture.
noun
1.
a foil, especially one having more than five lobes.
adjective
2.
(of an arch, window opening, etc.) having the form of a foil with more than five lobes.

Origin:
1825–35; multi- + foil2

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multifoil (ˈmʌltɪˌfɔɪl)
 
n
trefoil quatrefoil See also cinquefoil an ornamental design having a large number of foils

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